Home > Karrel


What does Karrel mean?

Karrel Pronunciation of Karrel [kar-rel] as a name for boys is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Karrel is "free man". Karrel is an alternate form of Karl (Old German): German transcription of Charles.


Karrel has 2 variants: Karel and Karol.

11 more alternative forms via Karl: Carl, Kale, Karlan, Karle, Karlens, Karli, Karlin, Karlo, Karlos, Karoly and Karson.

Creative forms:
(male) Kearel, Kerel, ..

(female) Karall, Karkel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Karrel Brayson (K.B.), ..

How popular is Karrel?

Karrel is an uncommon given name for men. Karrel is also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Carl (#600 from current records), Kale (#1100), Karl (#1082), Karlos, Karol and Karson (#293) are the popular varying forms of Karrel (outside Top 2000). Usage of these forms of Karrel was more pronounced among parents 105 years ago (adoption of 0.8%) and is now significantly diminished (adoption 0.11%, 86.6%), with forms like Karl becoming less in vogue. Karson is the most fashionable boy name in this list. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Carl, Kale, Karl, Karlos, Karol, Karson in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carl, Karl outside U.S.

Similar Names

Karrel is pronounced similarly to Carel, Caroll, Carrol, Carroll, Caryl, Caryll, Kiril, Kirill, Kyrell, Kyril and Kyrill. Other suggested similar names are Barree, Barren, Barret, Barrey, Bartel, Carmel, Carrey, Carvel, Darcel, Darel, Darnel, Darral, Darrel, Darrell, Darren, Darrol, Derrel, Farrel, Farrell, Farren, Farrer, Ferrel, Garred, Garren, Garret, Garrey, Gavrel, Harel, Harrel, Harrell, Jarred, Jarrel, Jarrell, Jarret, Jorrel, Kael, Kaleel, Kameel, Kamrey, Kaniel, Kapel, Kareem, Karmel, Karmeli, Karmelo, Karney, Karr, Kordel, Kornel, Korrey (see Kory), Larren, Larrey, Marcel, Mardel, Martel, Merrel, Morrel, Orrel, Parnel, Parrey, Sorrel, Tarren, Terrel and Tyrrel. These names tend to be more frequently used than Karrel.

See names
in meaning and etymology.